Given the extreme heat and dry conditions that we've had here since the beginning of Summer, I think I can speak for many fellow East Texans when I say, "When is Fall going to get here...and stay?!"
Winter weather has made its way back in to East Texas and once again is causing some problems on the roads. The weather has forced some schools in East Texas to delay the start of classes on Thursday, March 5, or cancel them all together.
Remaining snow and sleet in East Texas is the cause of some districts to delay the start of classes or cancel them all together for some East Texas school districts. The latest delayed opening and closures list is here.
Winter has definitely made its presence known here in East Texas thanks to yesterday's wintry mix of sleet, freezing rain and some light snow. The mess that fell from the skies yesterday caused a ton of delays and cancellations for schools to businesses. Now comes word that more winter weather is in the forecast for East Texas with a posted Winter Storm Warning.
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Our first real taste of winter is barreling it's way to East Texas right now! We're in for a big change tomorrow and the upcoming weekend as high temperatures are only going to be in the upper 40's, a big change from the upper 70's of this afternoon
Old man winter rears his ugly head once again bringing rain, thunder, lightning, sleet, freezing rain and some snow flakes to East Texas Sunday afternoon and evening and with temperatures near freezing in some areas and well below in others, some school districts in East Texas are opting to delay the start of classes for Monday or cancel them all together. Get the latest list of school closings ri
Many East Texans thought they were going to wake up to a winter wonderland thanks to freezing rain that was expected overnight, but that didn't happen. The morning went on as normal with the exception of a few school districts that opted for a late start this morning. Will we be as lucky this afternoon?